Microsoft has released the July 2021 Security updates that includes patches for 117 vulnerabilities, 13 of those rated Critical. The updates also include fixes for 3 zero-day bugs exploited in the wild.
Microsoft has released two emergency out-of-band Windows Codecs Library patches for multiple Windows 10 and Windows Server versions. The release comes nearly two weeks before the next ‘Patch Tuesday’ updates scheduled for July 14.
Microsoft issued a new security advisory for Intel microcode updates for Windows 10 versions 1903 and 1909. The updates also address a known vulnerability behind a Zombieload attack. In addition, a targeted update for Windows Server 2019 version 1903 was also available.